Biden signs gun control bill into law

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President Joe Biden prepares to stand after signing into law S. 2938, the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act gun safety bill in a ceremony in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Saturday, June 25. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Tom OzimekThe Epoch TimesPresident Joe Biden June 25 signed into law the biggest gun control measure introduced in the United States in decades, after the bipartisan bill cleared both houses of Congress.“I was there 30 years ago, the last time this nation passed meaningful gun safety laws, and I’m here today for the most significant law to be passed since then,” Biden said at a June 25 press conference at the White House.The legislation, called the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, passed the House June 24 in a 234–193 vote following Senate approval a day earlier.Key provisions of the bill include expanding federal background checks for buyers between the ages of 18 and 21, incentives for states to adopt so-called red flag laws, expanding access to mental h
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